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September 2018 BriefCASE

Volume 16 Issue 9 September 2018

The Art of Storytelling

For the past 11 years, Kate McDowell has been teaching storytelling in the School of Information Sciences at the University of Illinois where she’s led workshops to show how storytelling can help fundraising professionals connect with alumni and promote their institution.

Growing Women’s Philanthropy

Women are the fastest-growing philanthropic group, earning more educational degrees than men do, holding a majority of the managerial and professional jobs in the workplace, and making the majority of consumer decisions in the home.

Member Profile: Masooma Zeeshan,

Masooma Zeeshan is the head of alumni relations and lifetime learning at the Lahore University of Management Services in Lahore, Pakistan.


U.S. Federal News

CASE Announces Support for IRA Charitable Rollover Expansion Bill

CASE has joined a coalition in support of legislation that would expand the IRA charitable rollover.

Connect with Government Relations Professionals this December in Atlanta

Register today for the 25th annual Higher Education Government Relations Conference, Dec. 5-7, 2018 in Atlanta, Georgia.

House Republicans Introduce Tax Reform 2.0 Package

On September 10, the House Ways & Means Committee released its Tax Reform 2.0 legislative package.

District News

District I: Save the date for the District I Conference, Mar. 14-15, 2019 in Boston, Massachusetts.

District II: CASE District II Annual Conference will open registration on Thursday, November 1, 2018. Save the date to receive early bird pricing. Don't forget to mark your calendars for the conference dates: March 24-26, 2019, in Philadelphia, PA!

District III:

  • Make plans now for the District III Annual Conference, Feb. 24-27, 2019, at the Westin Peachtree Plaza in Atlanta, Georgia. Register now for the early bird rate of $425 per person for full conference registration and $149 per person for preconference workshops. 
  • It’s time to submit your award nominations and applications! Entries for the upcoming awards competition must have been produced or executed between July 1, 2017, and June 30, 2018. Submission deadline is Nov. 15.
  • Apply now for a scholarship to cover conference registration and provide reimbursement for up to $500 of travel expenses. Available scholarships include: Emerging Leader, Student Delegate, Newcomer and Minority Advancement Professional scholarships.

District V: Registration is open for the District V Conference, Dec. 9-11, 2018, in Chicago, Illinois.

District VI: Register to attend the District VI Conference, Jan. 13-15, 2019, in Denver, Colorado. 

Member Profile: Masooma Zeeshan

Masooma Zeeshan

Masooma Zeeshan is the head of alumni relations lifetime learning at the Lahore University of Management Sciences.

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